Archive | July, 2013
Fun at the Greensward

Parking and Access in Overton Park

These are wonderful times to visit Overton Park.  The Levitt Shell Free Music Concert Series brings high-quality entertainment to the park, the Memphis Zoo attracts visitors from all across the country, the Brooks Museum of Art and Memphis College of Art showcase world-class artistic talent, the Links at Overton Park is teaching new generations to […]

Building a Bike Gateway, Part 4

Missed our earlier installments?  Catch Part 1 here, Part 2 here, and Part 3 here. Bike Gate continues to roll along, with the shape of the sculpture changing every day as new elements are added. “Originally, we thought we’d need about 200 bikes,” says artist Tylur French.  “We put the first 60 bikes on the frame, […]

Jordan Stephens, Tim Wright, and families

Stories: Jordan Stephens

Jordan Stephens has been playing golf at the Overton Park golf course practically his whole life.  He shares the story of one truly special weekend on the links. One of my earliest memories of swinging a golf club is at Overton Park. For the golfers in my family, the course at Overton served as the […]